Leadership Team

Kal Patel, MD

CEO & Co-Founder
Before joining BrightInsight, Kal was CCO for Doctor on Demand, founded and led Amgen’s Digital Health Business Unit and was also the Global Marketing Lead for Amgen’s Enbrel™. He has held various Commercial Leadership roles at Novartis and was a Principal with BCG. He remains a Senior Advisor in Digital Health to BCG.

Ferry Tamtoro

Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder
Ferry has seventeen years of experience within the pharmaceutical and medical devices industries, launching multiple digital health solutions that include: Class 1, 2 and 3 regulated devices; combination products; mobile medical apps, and infusion systems software.

Mike Righter

Vice President, Regulatory & Quality
In the last fifteen years, Mike Righter has helped dozens of medical device, pharma and healthcare delivery companies secure regulatory approval for their products and services, with a particular focus on digital health solutions.

Jonathan Razo

VP, Chief Information Security & Privacy Officer
Jonathan has been designing, implementing and managing security and privacy programs that protect highly regulated information for over nineteen years. His experience includes leading security and privacy operations for IBM Research, Stanford University and HP.

Ben Lee

Vice President, Engineering & Data Science & Co-Founder
Ben is responsible for developing BrightInsight’s key data assets, user insights, proprietary machine learning and predictive algorithms. He has held leadership positions in analytics and insights at Doctor on Demand, Amgen Digital Health, GSK, Takeda and Abbott.

Cliff Lee

Vice President, Product
In a career spanning twenty-five years, Cliff has successfully developed multiple, regulated digital health solutions, drawing on his extensive background in strategy, consulting and product development, which includes founding the AI practice for Accenture’s Boston office.

Marcelo Duhalde

Vice President & General Manager, Europe
Before joining BrightInsight, Marcelo established Amgen’s European Digital Health organization, launching their first CE-Marked software medical device. He has worked in pharmaceuticals for over fifteen years and led business transformation initiatives for Deutsche Bank and P&G.

Swati Reichmuth

Vice President, Operations
Swati Reichmuth leads Business Operations for BrightInsight, drawing on fifteen years of experience in Operational Execution and Excellence, Process Engineering, PMO and Program Management at Fortune 500 companies.

Derek Giersch

Senior Director, Commercial Development
With over sixteen years of experience managing and developing business opportunities within the pharmaceutical and medical device industries, Derek is responsible for ensuring that BrightInsight engagements meet customer performance and quality expectations.

Aisling Murray

Senior Director, Commercial Development
Before joining BrightInsight, Aisling led Viscira’s successful expansion across the U.S., Europe and Asia. Her background includes a broad range of pharmaceutical sales, marketing, advertising and digital media initiatives for organizations including GSK, Boehringer Ingelheim, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Celgene, Genentech, GlaxoSmithKline, Novartis, Roche and Ultragenyx.

Paul Schultz

Senior Director, Commercial Development
Paul has over a decade’s experience in the pharmaceutical, medical device and digital health industries. Drawing on his experience co-founding a digital health startup in the medical device space and as an EIR at Stanford StartX, Paul leads our strategic partnerships as well as business development in medical devices.

Jamie Eisinger Burgess

Vice President, Marketing
Jamie has a decade of digital health marketing experience, working with providers, payers, biopharma and medtech companies. Before BrightInsight, Jamie helped grow Qualcomm Life, Inc., into a global leader in the connected health industry.